Omaha, Jan. 9- Pat Ford, who was to lave been taken to the penitentiary Wednesday to serve a twenty years' scn;ence, made a dash for liberty while bidding his mother g-ood-bye. He is only 20 years oíd, but has the reputation of being a desperate crook. Ho was sent up as a ligliwayman. Ford's relatives are Cathoics and the A. F. A. pólice officers at once nade a thorough search of St. Philomena'a cathedral in the face of the priest's protosts. Nothing was found.